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You're not sitting at your desk when that light pole is broken or the entire parking lot is dark. Or sparks are flying from a breaker panel. Or an electrical outlet is on fire. Send us a text message from the field or use our mobile-friendly email form.



LED Services

Outdoor Lighting & Energy offers interior and exterior LED lighting, LED pole light renovations, LED parking lot lighting design and LED sign retrofits. Outdoor Lighting & Energy’s five-star service and two-year warranty for all LED projects we manage.

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Energy Services

Outdoor Lighting & Energy offers lighting controls to save more energy and installs solar panels to power LED outdoor signs. We provide, install and maintain electric vehicle charging stations, too. Patrons linger longer where EV stations are located.

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Electrical Services

Outdoor Lighting & Energy provides all the electrical services a property manager needs: pole installation, inspection and repair, hand hole cover, wiring and ciruit breaker panel replacements. Call us to resolve electrical or fire inspection reports.

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Our Company

Outdoor Lighting & Energy specializes in the design, installation, and maintenance of parking lot lighting and hard-to-reach commercial interior lighting, external building lighting and signs. We have the equipment, materials and most qualified technicians to get the job done right.

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Our Staff

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Cliff Parks

Company President Cliff Parks is a board-certified and registered professional engineer and a graduate of N.C. State University. A former manager for Duke Energy, Cliff has owned and operated Outdoor Lighting since 1996, when he started out with a single bucket truck in Durham. Cliff is a licensed electrical contractor.

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Mike Smith

Operations Manager Mike Smith supervises the workforce and daily workflow for both the Durham and Charlotte shops. Mike is a licensed electrician. Mike worked for Duke Energy as a lineman and an engineer. Mike joined Outdoor Lighting in 1997.

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Rodney Seibel

Sales Manager Rodney Seibel troubleshoots problems, too. He helps clients solve their lighting plan and maintenance budget issues. Rodney’s expertise is sourcing and pricing material. He spent many years as Outdoor Sales Representative for Mayer Electric. Rodney joined Outdoor Lighting in 2014.


Technician Careers

Trucks get attention. People drive success. Tommy joined our team in 2002. Cole joined in 2017. When asked about his 15 years of service, Tommy replied: “The people I work with, I think the world of.” After Cole’s first week on the job he remarked: ”These are the best people I’ve ever worked with.”

Job openings here are pretty rare because we’re picky when we hire, and we appreciate the good work our employees do. We do keep an eye out for superior talent, so give us a shout if you’d like to know more about us. Check out our Reviews, our Projects, and visit our Facebook page.

Turn-key Solutions for property managers... They’re always willing to meet on site to discuss any situation. We depend on them to keep our lights on. Brooke Benton, Property Manager
The LED difference. Wow!!!! This looks great.Thanks to all for working together to make this turn out so well. A remarkable improvement. Christopher C. Blue, Chief of Police, Chapel Hill Police Department
Outdoor Lighting is very knowledgeable and reliable. I manage 20 retail properties and lighting is one thing I do not have to worry about. Outdoor Lighting takes care of it for me. Small outlet work to parking lot pole replacement they do it all. Great Company. Mark Saldana, Property Manager
These guys were great! Friendly, quick and our lights worked last night! Thank you! Denise Kradel, State Employee's Credit Union